Tag: fantasy & magic

Oct 12
{ARC Review+Giveaway} Extraordinary October by @DianaWagman

{ARC Review+Giveaway} Extraordinary October by @DianaWagman

Extraordinary October is a young adult fantasy/paranormal romance by author Diana Wagman. I had a lot of fun with this one. It was not without some faults, but overall it was a good read. I don’t get to read too many books featuring trolls, so I liked the combination of trolls and Fairies in Extraordinary October. I also loved that the main character’s name was October. I thought that was very unique, even if she doesn’t like it as much as I did. (plus, I love the month of October.) October is the daughter of a troll princess and a fairy prince, making her a very important ruler in both worlds. However, she doesn’t know about any of this. The trolls and the fairies don’t get along very well so there is a big fight over October, though maybe not in the way you are imagining. What I liked most about Extraordinary October is that the book did not take any of the paths I thought it would. I expected… Read more »

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Sep 09
{Review+Giveaway} Jackaby by William Ritter @AlgonquinYR @Willothewords @RFJackaby

{Review+Giveaway} Jackaby by William Ritter @AlgonquinYR @Willothewords @RFJackaby

Jackaby is the first book in the young adult paranormal detective series by author William Ritter. The first three books in the series are already out, and believe me when I tell you, this is a series you are going to want to binge read. I LOVED Jackaby. It is one of my favorite books of the year, and hands down my favorite young adult book I have read in 2016. I need to start Beastly Bones ASAP. If you are new to the series, never fear, I have a giveaway you can enter at the bottom of the post to win a copy of the first book so you can become as addicted to this awesome series as I am. Jackaby is like a mixture of Sherlock and the anime Ghost Hunt (which, btw, is one of my favorite anime’s EVER. If you haven’t watched it yet, shame on you! It is on Netflix, so get to it! Even if you don’t like Anime’s- watch Ghost Hunt. I will… Read more »

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